Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2
"Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A high-affinity, low capacity system y+ amino acid transporter with strong similarity to CATIONIC AMINO ACID TRANSPORTER 1. The two isoforms of the protein, CAT-2A and CAT-2B, exist due to alternative mRNA splicing. The transporter has specificity for the transport of ARGININE; LYSINE; and ORNITHINE.
|Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2
- Cationic Amino Acid Transporter 2
- Solute-Carrier Family 7 (Cationic Amino Acid Transporter, y+ System), Member 2
- SLC7A2 Protein
- ATRC2 Transporter
- CAT-2 Gene Product
- CAT 2 Gene Product
- CAT-2 Transporter
- CAT 2 Transporter
- Transporter, CAT-2
- CAT-2 Transport Protein
- CAT 2 Transport Protein
- Transport Protein, CAT-2
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